HHS receives a second letter from Rep. Renee Ellmers after failing to respond to an initial letter citing an IOM study that questioned the safety of electronic health records.
Farzad Mostashari of the ONC, along with HIMSS Chair Willa Fields, Charles Romine of NIST, and several private sector industry experts testify in congress today defending the results of Meaningful Use thus far among accusations that there should be a higher level of interoperability.
Arcadia Solutions announces its acquisition by Ferrer Freeman and addition of Jim Crook, former CEO of IDX Systems, to the Board of Managers.
NextGen announces that it will connect its 75,000 users to the Surescripts network enabling e-prescribing and access to a clinical messaging platform.
WakeMed Health & Hospital System, an 840-bed Raleigh, NC-based health network, announces plans to implement Epic over the next 18 months.